the property of tasting as if it contains sugar
the taste experience when sugar dissolves in the mouth
a food rich in sugar
a dish served as the last course of a meal
one of the founders of modern phonetics (1845-1912)
- henry sweet
with sweetening added
- sweet flavored
not soured or preserved
not containing or composed of salt water
(used of wines) having a high residual sugar content
"sweet dessert wines"
having a natural fragrance
"the odorous air of the orchard"
"the perfumed air of June"
- sweet scented - sweet smelling
pleasing to the mind or feeling
pleasing to the senses
"the sweet song of the lark"
"the sweet face of a child"
pleasing to the ear
"the dulcet tones of the cello"
having a sweet nature befitting an angel or cherub
"an angelic smile"
"a cherubic face"
"looking so seraphic when he slept"
"a sweet disposition"
having or denoting the characteristic taste of sugar
in an affectionate or loving manner (`sweet' is sometimes a poetic or informal variant of `sweetly')
"Susan Hayward plays the wife sharply and sweetly"
"how sweet the moonlight sleeps upon this bank"- Shakespeare
"talking sweet to each other"